News

13 July 2015

Addis Ababa: At a critical moment in what the United Nations has dubbed “a year for global action,” the Third International Conference on Financing for Development kicked off today in the Ethiopian

13 July 2015

New York: Christopher Mvunga, Deputy Minister of Finance, Zambia, delivered his country’s presentation

13 July 2015

Addis Ababa: As Member States press on with efforts to reach agreement on a plan to secure the necessary financing for sustainable development, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon

13 July 2015

Addis Ababa: African Union Commission welcomes the holding of the upcoming Third International Conference on Financing for Development (FfD3), to take place from 13-16 July 2015, here in Addis Abab

13 July 2015

The multilateral development banks and International Monetary Fund on Friday, July 10 signaled plans to extend more than $400 billion in financing over the next three years and vowed to work more c

10 July 2015
Source: New Times

Kigali: Rwanda has joined other world leaders in pledging support for a newly-established high-level commission on financing for global education that was launched on Tuesday at the

10 July 2015

Paris: The world’s leading development finance institutions have taken an important step forward in tracking more consistently the flows of finance that help countries and people deal with the effe

9 July 2015

New York: The High-level Political Forum for Sustainable Development closed its eight-day annual session today with the adoption of a declaration that committed ministers from around the world to e

9 July 2015

New York: Helping farmers adapt to the impacts of climate change can also significantly reduce greenhouse gas emissions, finds a new study released today by one of the agricultural agencies of the

8 July 2015

New York: The High-level Political Forum, convened under the auspices of the Economic and Social Council, must provide robust monitoring and follow-up to the post-2015 sustainable development agend

8 July 2015

New York: The senior United Nations official who will act as head of the upcoming Third International Conference of Financing for Development, to be held in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, anno

7 July 2015

Johannesburg:  Ahead of the UN Conference of Parties (COP 21) meeting in December 2015, which it is hoped will deliver a universal

7 July 2015

New York: United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon [Monday] launched the 2015 M

7 July 2015

New York: The international community stands on the cusp of eradicating extreme poverty and reaching the world's most vulnerable people with “a chance to live a life of dignity,” the Vice-President

7 July 2015
Source: UNEP

New York: As the world prepares to adopt a new set of Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), UNEP's International Resource Panel (IRP

6 July 2015

New York: Cooperatives will play an “invaluable role” in the international community's roll-out of a sustainable development goals, said United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon, who today mark

3 July 2015

Addis Ababa: Africa is confronted by a range of natural and human-induced hazards and associated risks and disasters.

3 July 2015

New York: Two United Nations agencies have unveiled a series of new guidelines aimed at addressing the health risks posed by the increasing number and intensity of climate change-related heatwaves

3 July 2015

New York: In 2002, the global community came together in Monterrey, Mexico, to address key financial issues affecting global development.

1 July 2015
Source: UNCTAD

Geneva: UNCTAD is proposing a framework that will help countries to deliver the post-2015 development agenda.

Pages

Subscribe to News